Enjoy a day learning about your favourite tipple with this Saturday course for two people. Choose between a beginners or advanced course to broaden you knowledge and skills in the world of wine. The course is specially geared towards wine enthusiasts who wish to gain confidence in the world of wine - they will provide you with helpful tasting tips which will help you learn how to pair food and wine appropriately. This, among of skills, will help you on your way to become a fantastic sommelier, and during the course of the day, you will get to taste 14 different wines.
On arrival at the venue you will be met by your wine specialist for the duration of your experience. You will be able to choose either a beginners or advanced wine tasting course. Agendas are as follows:Saturday Basic Wine CourseThis wine course is grape variety based and deals with all the issues connected with wine.Time: 11am - 5 pm with 1 hour lunch break (lunch not included).Wines: 14 high quality, representative wines of different styles and grape varieties from around the world.Topics: what is wine, how is it made, styles of wine, grape varieties, how to taste wine, wine's ability to mature, faults in wines, serving wines and matching food and wine and choosing wines in shops and restaurants.Saturday Advanced Wine CourseThis wine course is wine region based and it is a trip around the world to classic wine growing regions.Time: 11am - 5 pm with 1 hour lunch break (lunch not included).Wines: 14 high quality, representative wine of different styles and grape varieties from around the world.Topics: what is wine, styles of wines, how to taste wine, New World vs Old World wine, classic wine regions of Europe, both Americas, Australia, New Zealand and South Africa.
Your voucher is valid for 10 months. All participants must be at least 18 years and above. Tasting glasses, water, biscuits and notes will be provided. Your experience starts at 11am and finishes at 5pm with and hour for lunch. Please note that lunch is not included in the price. There will be a maximum of 18 other participants on your experience. The experience takes place on one Saturday per month (excluding July and August).